Family dentist Appledore clinical director

Dr Teresa Day BDS LDSRCS

Clinical Director

Dr Teresa graduated from Guys Dental Hospital in 1980.

Dr Teresa is a member of –

  • The British Dental Association – BDA (1980)
  • The Clinical Foundation of Orthopaedics and Orthodontics (1982)
  • Founder member of the Functional Orthodontics Support Group –FOSG (2005)

Dr Teresa has been one of the UK’s leading cosmetic dentists for over 30 years and has a national and international reputation for creating beautiful smiles. As a nervous patient herself she insists that all her patients receive gentle treatment and in doing so has built a loyal following.

Her particular area of expertise is straightening teeth without extractions. Dr Teresa also mentors young dentists and teaches dental nurses. She is an Invisalign Platinum Accredited Dentist. She also provides facial aesthetic treatments including wrinkle relaxing injections and dermal fillers. She loves reshaping lips.
She has previously been heavily involved in dental implants but has now retired from that field.
She is married with no children but has both cats and chickens. Her hobbies are dentistry, cycling, walking, gardening and skiing.

Dr Pyry


Dr Pyry joined the Appledore team in November 2014. He graduated from Helsinki in 1997 and has been working in the UK for the last 15 years. He has attended numerous courses in order to keep up to date with the latest clinical developments and new treatments.

Dr Pyry enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, but most of all cosmetic treatment. He aims to treat all patients in a calm and confident manner, especially nervous and first time patients.

In his spare time, Dr Pyry loves to play piano, squash, going to the gym, cooking and travelling.

Dr Pyry is a member of The British Dental Association (BDA)

Dr Pyry offers the following :-

  • Gentle & pain free dentistry
  • Aesthetic & cosmetic dentistry
  • Family & children’s dentistry
  • Preventive & periodontal dentistry
  • General dentistry
  • Oral cancer screening
  • Sensitive teeth treatment

Dr Martin Whelan

Implant Dentist

Dr Martin joined Appledore in 2018 offering Appledore patients implant, endodontic and facial aesthetic treatments.

Dr Martin is very passionate about all the work he undertakes and is dedicated to providing an outstanding level of dental care.

He has extensive knowledge in implantology and is a leading facial cosmetic consultant with 15 years’ experience in facial aesthetics, working in clinics in Wimpole Street performing cosmetic work to high end clientele. Dr Martin has been an accredited trainer by NHS East of England Multi-Professional Deanery for the past 5 years.

He has served for the last 4 years on the local Dental Council and has recently been selected to serve on the British Dental Association.

He also owns his own dental clinic in Potters Bar. He trains new Vocational Dentists in the importance of working in practice from university. Guiding them in the importance of correct treatment planning.

Martin has an amazing relationship with all his patients and staff who highly respect him.

Dr Neha Gokani

Root Treatment Dentist

Dr Neha Gokani returned to Appledore Milton Keynes in September 2019 and currently works here twice a month on Wednesdays. 

She qualified from the University of Wales College of Medicine in 2004 and has been working in private general dentistry since 2009.

Her interests are in whitening, crown and bridgework and restoring implants from simple to complex cases.

She works in conjunction with her colleagues to provide her patients the best possible care. She is good with nervous and anxious patients and helps to put them at ease while helping them restore and maintain their dentition. 

In her spare time she loves baking cakes and then hitting the gym hard to burn off the extra calories! She love animals and is actively involved in charities and volunteer work that helps their welfare. 


Dr Saidul Dentist Milton Keynes

Dr Mohammed Saidul Islam

Denture Dentist

Dr Saidul qualified in 2015 from Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, and has not looked back ever since. With an ever-increasing portfolio of Dentures, Cosmetic Fillings, Cosmetic Crowns, Orthodontics (teeth alignment) and more, he endeavours to carry out outstanding clinical work centred around an ethos of ethical, well-principled dentistry.


Dr Saidul takes pride in making patients feel welcome and comfortable, endeavouring to understand the needs and wants of each individual in his care, before striving to give them the smile they deserve.


When not in the clinic, Dr Saidul heavily focuses on expanding his skillset, investing time to progress in his career with additional post-graduate education, in order to build on his portfolio of advanced treatment that he can provide to complex patient cases.


Outside of dentistry, Dr Saidul’s two young children help keep him very busy! As well as this, he is the Chief Media Editor for a local charity which focuses on the development of deprived children and adults, hence he creates their videos and runs their YouTube channel.

Yvonne Poole

Finance & Marketing Director

Yvonne makes sure we don’t spend too much money!  She is married with two adult children and three awesome grandsons that take up a lot of her time.  She lives in Milton Keynes and is Dr Teresa’s sister. She works from a home office.

Please email if you need to discuss Appledore accounts / advertising / Your Appledore Smile Success Story.

Ellison Le Tissier Stewart


Ellison lives in Milton Keynes with her husband Vaughan. She has two independent grown up children.

She is learning to sail and is currently studying for Day Skipper. She also enjoys photography and travelling.

Lisa Webster

Reception Team Leader

Lisa lives in Milton Keynes with her three boys. She enjoys spending time with her family and keeping fit by long distance running. 

Chrissy O’Donoghue

Smile Advisor

Chrissy lives in MK, likes socialising, going to the cinema, shopping, reading, exercising and walking. 

Most of all she likes to spend time with her lovely granddaughter.

Nancy Tsami

Head Dental Nurse

Nancy is originally from Greece and has been in Milton Keynes since May 2013, she joined Appledore as a trainee dental nurse and then became our Head Nurse in 2016. 

Nancy enjoys reading, walking and travelling.

Kerry K

Permanent Makeup Technician

Kerry lives in Milton Keynes she’s happily married with two young children. She previously worked as air Cabin Crew for 17 yrs and has always loved to travel and meet new people.

She’s fully trained and licensed in Micropigmentation/Permanent Make-up but working to perfect her skills and gain her final qualification. 

Kerry has a creative flare, an eye for detail and she’s passionate about making people feel good about themselves. 

She’s currently looking for permanent brow models to participate in case studies. For more information please visit her website

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